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Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 344577

A Grade II Listed Building in Whyteleafe, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3023 / 51°18'8"N

Longitude: -0.0738 / 0°4'25"W

OS Eastings: 534373

OS Northings: 157665

OS Grid: TQ343576

Mapcode National: GBR HW.Q25

Mapcode Global: VHGRZ.NJTK

Entry Name: Coal Tax Post at Ngr Tq 344577

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287696

Location: Whyteleafe, Tandridge, Surrey, CR3

County: Surrey

District: Tandridge

Civil Parish: Whyteleafe

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Whyteleafe St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


2/41 Coal Tax Post at
NGR TQ 344577


Coal tax post. c1864. Metal c4½ foot high. Four legged plinth with chamfered
pier, moulded capital band and pyramidal top. City of London shield cast on front
with lettering below on the pier reading "ACT/24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42". A coal and
wine tax post indicating the boundary at which duty was payable; that on coal
dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ3437357665

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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